Tag: career advice

Alexis Boozer Sterling is Miss Matters

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Alexis Boozer Sterling is Miss Matters

  After playing the best friend to a life coach on Emma Approved, Alexis Boozer Sterling has decided to become somewhat of a life coach herself. She’s recently begun a project called Miss Matters, a modern advice column where she distributes empowering advice to young women and invites professional women to guest blog based on their particular expertise and […]

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Career Advice: How to Manage Personal Drama at Work

Filed in Advice - EA, Blog- EA, Emma Approved, Story - EA by on July 26, 2014
Career Advice: How to Manage Personal Drama at Work

As Emma recovers from the Boxx Hill fallout, Harriet guest blogs about managing drama in the workplace. Hi everyone! Emma is extremely busy after the grand opening of Boxx Restaurant, so I’ll be covering her blog posts for a little while. Today I thought I’d write about how to stay focused in the office when […]

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Career Advice: How to Keep Work and Personal Life Separate

Career Advice: How to Keep Work and Personal Life Separate

When Emma decides to pull Maddie’s jams from the Boxx event gift bags in Ep: 63 – Mood Swings, she writes a blog post about keeping business and personal life separate. “It’s not personal, it’s business” is a memorable quote from the classic Meg Ryan film “You’ve Got Mail”. A film that captures the very real problem […]

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Life and Career Advice: How to Negotiate and Compromise

Life and Career Advice: How to Negotiate and Compromise

Facing some competition for the Boxx’s event date, Emma writes a blog post about negotiating after Ep. 62 – Baby Bump Regardless of how much we plan and organize, sometimes life throws things our way that we have no control over. And when those things are in direct opposition to the goals we are trying […]

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Career Advice: Dealing with Changing Office Dynamics

Career Advice: Dealing with Changing Office Dynamics

Emma continues to struggle to adapt to having Jane Fairfax in the office in Ep: 53 – Gossip Girl, and writes a blog post about how to make workplace transitions. You’ve found the perfect job. You adore your co-workers. You’ve finally navigated the journey from Student to Professional. And then someone new joins the team, […]

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Career Advice: How to be comfortable in front of the camera

Career Advice: How to be comfortable in front of the camera

After Jane Fairfax demonstrates her dislike for being filmed in Ep: 49 – The New Girl, Emma writes a how-to blog about how to become more comfortable. Being comfortable in front of the camera only used to matter to those who were planning on pursuing careers in television and film. The proliferation of online video […]

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Career Advice: How to Attract the Best Employees

Career Advice: How to Attract the Best Employees

Emma and Alex talk about bringing on a new employee to help with their new direction in Ep: 48 – Doppelgangers which inspires Emma to blog about hiring the best employees. When you are in charge of a business or project, you want to make sure everything goes perfectly. Part of that is recognizing the […]

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Ask the Expert: Advice on Opening a Restaurant From Boltwood’s Brian Huston

Ask the Expert: Advice on Opening a Restaurant From Boltwood’s Brian Huston

Emma helps Chef Serle open his own restaurant, and sets up a conversation between him and a successful restauranteur I’m very excited that the news has broken that Chef Serle will be opening his own restaurant in Sanditon in the near future. One of my favorite things is connecting people who can help one another, so I hooked up […]

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Career Advice: How to Work with Nonprofit Organizations

Filed in Advice - EA, Blog- EA, Emma Approved, Shows by on May 8, 2014
Career Advice: How to Work with Nonprofit Organizations

Harriet Smith interviews a non-profit consultant while Emma Approved continues to restructure. When making a change in your life, one of the things I often suggest is reaching out to experts in your chosen field for guidance. Here at Highbury, we try to follow our own advice whenever possible – after all, how can I […]

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Career Advice: Tips for Winning New Clients

Career Advice: Tips for Winning New Clients

In Episode 41 , Emma Approved in on the hunt for their next client, and Emma writes a blog post about just that. For those with an entrepreneurial bent, finding and solidifying new clients is an ongoing part of the business. No matter how busy an assignment may be keeping you, you always need to […]

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